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Description: Walls and Ruins Adjoining West of Lyneham House
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100500
OS Grid Reference: SX5784353444
OS Grid Coordinates: 257843, 53444
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3637, -4.0000
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SX 55 SE YEALMPTON LYNEHAM
Walls and ruins
adjoining west of
Garden walls incorporating earlier ruins. C18 and earlier. The walls at the east end
adjoining the house and enclosing a courtyard (which now contains a swimming pool)
are C18, in red brick, Flemish bond, and with stone coping, the corner piers have
moulded granite ogee caps with ball finials. The back of the wall facing the yard is
of slate rubble.
At the west end the wall is of slate rubble and incorporates the ruins of the circa
C16 house or outbuildings. There is a large granite round-arched doorway with
continuous roll moulding and a late C16 chimneypiece with baluster pilasters and with
ornate Doric entablature.
Listing NGR: SX5784353444
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Source: English Heritage
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